mist(
mihst
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (weather)
a. la neblina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A car suddenly emerged from the mist.Un carro emergió repentinamente de la neblina.
b. la llovizna
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A light mist was falling over the stream that morning.Una llovizna ligera caía sobre el arroyo aquella mañana.
c. la bruma
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(at sea)
I could scarcely make out a boat in the early morning mist.Apenas podía adivinar un barco en la bruma de la madrugada.
2. (condensation)
a. el vaho
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She wiped the mist from the window with her hand.Limpió con la mano el vaho de la ventana.
3. (spray)
a. el rocío
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I love to feel the mist rising off the waves as they crash upon the beach.Me encanta sentir el rocío que se desprende de las olas cuando rompen en la playa.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (to cloud over)
a. llenarse de lágrimas (eyes)
He lowered his head, and his eyes misted.Bajó la cabeza y se le llenaron los ojos de lágrimas.
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mist
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fog)
a. la neblina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (condensation)
a. el vaho
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
sea mistbruma f
the mists of timela noche de los tiempos
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mist [mɪst]
noun
neblina (f); (rain) llovizna (f); garúa (f); (LAm) (at sea) bruma (f); (in liquid) nube (f); (on glass etc) vaho (m)
through a mist of tears a través de un velo de lágrimas; lost in the mists of time perdido en la noche de los tiempos
intransitive verb
(also mist over) (also mist up) [+scene, landscape] nublarse; [+mirror, window] empañarse; [+eyes] llenarse de lágrimas;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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